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Consultant Gastroenterologist - New Zealand

Salary DOE - Gastroenterology - Medicine
Ref: 395 Date Posted: Tuesday 17 Oct 2017
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This is an excellent opportunity to join an established gastroenterology practice in a secondary care hospital in the North Island of New Zealand situated close to Auckland, the largest city. The role is based in the major hospital of the region covering a population of 170,000 with opportunities to practice in the three smaller hospital which complete the regional health services.

This role is full time and permanent, with no on call or Internal Medicine cover. However the latter can be arrange should you wish a dual speciality role

The Gastroenterology services are presently being upgraded with the redevelopment of endoscopy facilities and care models for the management of bowel disease.

Responsibilities

  • Provide in patient and out patient gastroenterology services, conduct daily ward rounds, communicate with GPs, maintain patient records and management plans
  • Perform Endoscopic procedures (including ERCP if able)
  • Educate and supervise  junior physicians
  • Participate in the redevelopment and upgrade of the gastroenterology services
  • Audit and research as required
  • CME - maintain professional knowledge

Essentials

  • Eligible for Vocational registration as a Gastroenterologist with the Medical Council of New Zealand
  • FRACP or equivalent
  • ERCP training desirable
  • Fluent English communication